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LDS Church Releases Comment on 2nd Annual LoveLoud Festival

LDS Church Releases Comment on 2nd Annual LoveLoud Festival

In a statement released to Desert News, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints addressed Dan Reynold’s upcoming LoveLoud Festival in Utah. “We remain committed to support community efforts throughout the world to prevent suicide, bullying and homelessness,” the statement read. “Every young person should feel loved and cared for in their families, their communities and their congregations. We …

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LDS Church Expands Collaboration With NAACP

LDS Church Expands Collaboration With NAACP

Elder Jack N. Gerard, a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced expanded collaboration between the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the Church at the organization’s 109th annual national meetings held in San Antonio, Texas, Sunday evening, July 15, 2018. “Local members of each organization are cosponsoring an education and employment …

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“Significant Moments” – Sneak Peek of Sis. Aburto’s New Mormon Message

"Significant Moments" - Sneak Peek of Sis. Aburto's New Mormon Message

Sister Reyna Aburto, second counselor in the Relief Society General Presidency, will be featured in a new Mormon message to be released July 19, 2018. The three-part video series will be focused on surviving and finding hope when we face the most difficult challenges of our lives. According to description, “A series of significant moments throughout her life led Reyna …

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Elder Holland Calls for New Approach to Worldwide Humanitarian Efforts

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints addressed an audience at the Royal Institute of International Affairs in London, England this week. In his speech, entitled “Investing in our Future with Faith,” he called on non-governmental organizations (NGOs), governments, and faith groups to refocus their efforts when …

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Here’s Your Season 2 Sneak Peek Behind Book of Mormon Videos

Here's Your Season 2 Sneak Peek Behind Book of Mormon Videos

Filming wrapped near Springville, Utah, for the second season of the Book of Mormon live-action video series. The multi-year project is being produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to bring the stories of ancient-American civilization to life and share the teachings of Jesus Christ. The first season has yet to be released. Elder LeGrand R. Curtis Jr. of …

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LDS Church Releases Video Series on Suicide

LDS Church Releases Video Series on Suicide

In an ongoing effort to help prevent suicide, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a series of hopeful videos — several of which come from Elder Dale G. Renlund of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles — that encourage Latter-day Saints to listen to and love those considering suicide.   Elder Renlund encourages Latter-day Saints to …

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Elder Dale G. Renlund Shares Powerful Message on Suicide

Elder Dale G Renlund Shares Powerful Message on Suicide

UPDATE: The Church has released an entire video series on the subject of suicide, of which this video is just one. Watch all of the videos and learn more here. Elder Dale G. Renlund released a powerful video today discussing suicide. He shared more thoughts alongside the video: “Likely everyone knows and loves someone who has experienced suicidal thoughts, attempted suicide, …

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Elders Gong & Soares Open Up About Apostleship

Elders Gong & Soares Open Up About Apostleship

After three months in their new roles as apostles of Jesus Christ, Elder Gerrit W. Gong and Elder Ulisses Soares sat down for two hours to speak with Utah and national media about what it’s been like to traverse the globe to share the love of Christ.   In a 20-minute interview prior to speaking with journalists in Temple Square’s …

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Major Changes to Preach My Gospel’s Key Indicators Announced

Major Changes to Preach My Gospel's Key Indicators Announced

Since 2004, Preach My Gospel: A Guide to Missionary Work has been the standard curriculum for Latter-day Saints looking to share their faith with others. Primarily used by set-apart LDS missionaries and mission presidents, Preach My Gospel has experienced few revisions over the years. Today, the First Presidency announced changes had been made to reflect “recent direction from Church leaders…and changes to …

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